OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

Director

The SSI staff member responsible for coordinating and overseeing SSI staff, the Student Sustainability Center (SSC), and all SSI activities.

Olivia Plobacion

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Director

Olivia is the student director of the SSI. Prior to taking on this role, she served on the SSI Fee Board for two years.

She is a senior in geography, with a minor in writing, and hopes to pursue a career in enriornmental journalism. In her free time, Olivia loves cooking elaborate meals, watching movies, and going for long trail runs with her husband and little dog, Rosie.

Year(s): 
2013

Amy Hoffman

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Director

Amy is a first year grad student in College Student Services Administration at OSU. Her background and undergrad degree is in Natural Resources, from the College of Forestry at OSU.

Year(s): 
2013

Jen Christion Myers

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Faculty Advisor

Jen Christion Myers is the Faculty Advisor for SSI. She brings a background in environmental philosophy, community organizing, and environmental education to her work fostering student leadership for sustainability at OSU. She knows the power of student activism firsthand -- Jen got her start working in the environmental movement as an undergraduate at the University of Maryland as education coordinator for the student-led campus recycling center.

Year(s): 
2013

Colette Conover

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Energy Projects Coordinator

Through her determination and enthusiasm for the goals and projects at the SSI, Colette Conover became the Energy Projects Coordinator after interning for the organization in Winter 2012. She is currently a senior studying Environmental Science with an option in Conservation and Sustainability and a minor in Leadership.

Year(s): 
2012
2013

Morgan Dumitru

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Director

As Co-Director of the SSI, Morgan Dumitru is responsible for the advancement, efficiency, efficacy, and overall well-being of the program and its staff.

Year(s): 
2011
2012

Brian Laird

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Director

Brian Laird is Co-Director of the SSI, and in addition to working on the ov

Year(s): 
2010
2011
2012

Director

The Student Sustainability Initiative (SSI) Director is directly responsible for all activities and programs of the SSI and for the use and well-being of the Student Sustainability Center (SSC).

Availability: 
Open to Applications
Employment Dates and Hours: 

Training will begin April 21st, and summer hours will be required (around 35 hours per week). Job will be through the 2014-15 Academic year (20 hours per week).

Renumeration: 
Pay Rate: $10.50-$10.75/hour, depending on experience